George Bailey has labelled stand-in Australian captain David Warner a natural leader after a tense two-wicket victory in the Third One Dayer against Sri Lanka.

George Bailey labelled stand-in Australian skipper David Warner a 'natural leader' after a tense victory in the third One-Day match against Sri Lanka.

Fiery Australian paceman Mitchell Starc has escaped with a reprimand for throwing the ball in the direction of Dinesh Chandimal in the second One Dayer.